The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo:|
"What is that?" demanded Favourite.
The waiter replied:--
"It is a paper that those gentlemen left for these ladies."
"Why did you not bring it at once?"
"Because," said the waiter, "the gentlemen ordered me not to deliver
it to the ladies for an hour."
Favourite snatched the paper from the waiter's hand. It was,
in fact, a letter.
"Stop!" said she; "there is no address; but this is what is written